Ferdinand

Ferdinand

Trainer:Charlie Whittingham
Owner: Mrs. Howard B. Keck
Foaling Date: 1983
Pedigree: Nijinsky and Banja Luka of Double Jay
Dosage: 14-2-16-8-0
Dosage Index / CD: 2 / 1



Notes: Ferdinand was a famous thoroughbr ed racehorse that has won the 1986 Kentucky Derby and 1987 Breedersâ Cup Classic and was rightly chosen for the 1987 Eclipse Award. After a successful career, he entered stud in 1989 and then was sold to a breeding farm in Japan in 1994. In the summer of 2006, the New York Owners and Breedersâ Associatio n introduced a pre-race challenge on the name of Ferdinand.


Facts
Major Racing Wins: â Â Santa Catalina Stakes (1986) Â Malibu Stakes (1986) Â Goodwood Handicap (1987) Â Cabrillo Handicap (1987) Â Hollywood Gold Cup (1987)